John Stegeman, Sports Editor
May 10, 2013
Fern Helton Bandy, 81
Fern Helton Bandy, 81, of Waverly, Ohio, went to be with the Lord Friday May 10, 2013. She was born April 17, 1932 in Waverly.
Wonderful mother of eight kids she is survived by Turman & (Debbie) Helton of Beaver, Celia and (Dick) Shell of Waverly, Cindy and (Doug) Davis of Beaver, Kenny and (Debbie) Helton of Piketon, Georgie and (Carl) Barnett of Beaver, Rob and (Sharon) Helton of Piketon Ruth Helton and Louie Gillenwater of Beaver, Marilyn and (John) Williams of Waverly. She is also survived by one brother, William E. Stephens of Chillicothe, one sister, Phylis Downard of Jackson, one sister-in-law, Lillie Montgomery and brother-in-law, Alfred Helton. Also survived by many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Will be missed by special friends, Rebecca Hall and Albert and Phylis Schreck.
She was also preceded in death by husbands, George “Man” Helton and Jacob P. Bandy, one grandson, Bradley Wayne Barker and one great grandson Isaac Lee Helton. She was a long-time member of Straight Creek Enterprise Church.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, 14 May 2013 at the Straight Creek Enterprise Baptist Church with Bro, Henry Ward, officiating. Burial will follow in Germany Cemetery, Beaver, Ohio.
Friends may call at the BOYER FUNERAL HOME in Waverly, Ohio from 4 – 8 p.m. Monday, May 13, 2013 and one hour prior to the service at the church on Tuesday.